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Feb 5, 2013 6:00pm EST
use the tor network to keep myself secret but most people don't. >> wikileaks founder julian assange was awarded the yoko ono lennon courage award for the arts in absentia this weekend. he remains holed up in the ecuadorean embassy in london fighting extradition to sweden. in a ceremony at the museum of modern art, artist and activist yoko ono paid tribute to julian assange. >> this 2013 courage award for the arts is presented to julian assange. with your courage, the truth was revealed to us. thank you. it gave us wisdom and power to heal the world. on behalf of the suffering world, i thank you. thank you. >> that was yoko ono giving an award to julian assange in absentia. jacob appelbaum, could you comment? >> you were there. >> i think the julian assange is a hero. he is a personal friend of mine and i think people should support him. i believe that award from yoko ono is quite an honor and i'm really happy to see some many people supporting julian and i helped the british government will grant him safe passage to ecuador, as he is effectively a political prisoner. >> at the museum of
Feb 4, 2013 6:00pm EST
. julian assange was honored in new york this week with the yoko ono lennon for rich reward for the arts. in a ceremony at the museum of modern art, yoko ono paid tribute to julian assange and accenture out. >> is 2013 courage award is presented to julian assange. with your courage, the truth was revealed to us. thank you. it gave us wisdom and power to shield the world. on behalf of the suffering world, i thank you. yoko ono lennon. >> that was yoko ono. she turns 80 this year. this is democracy now!,, the war and peace report. i'm amy goodman. 100 years ago today, civil rights pioneer rosa parks was born. it was february 4 1913. on dec. 1st 1955, when she was 42 years old, she refused to give up her seat to a white man on a city bus in montgomery, alabama. she was arrested. her act of resistance led to a 13-month boycott that would spark the modern-day civil rights movement and launched dr. martin luther king jr.. he wanted a to a clip of rosa parks in the midst of the boycott. she spoke to pacifica radio about actions she took. >> i was on my way home about 6:00
Feb 13, 2013 6:00pm EST
. to go where things stand tonight on a plan to create >> wikileaks founder julian assange plating to run for a senate seat in australia. swedish authorities are investigating sexual misconduct allegations against him. he could face legal action from the u.s. government for posting classified documents on his web site. >> metro planning to make land it owns available to the fbi. the property is located in prince george's county. if approved it would be considered as headquarters. it has outgrown the current northwest washington facility. >> leading an effort to create to historic parks honoring harriet tubman. the conductor of the so-called underground railroad who led hundreds of slaves to freedom in the north. he wants to create one park in maryland where she was born, it did other in new york where she is buried. >> the image done to the monument park by an earthquake. how long the project is expected to take. >> plus, an update on a wintry mix for test. >> no wintry mix in florida. it is spring training. we will hear from davey johnson. last night's last game may have been a se
Feb 9, 2013 11:00am PST
julian assange has waded into the drone debate slamming the u.s. government for saying it has the right to stage drone strikes against u.s. citizens perceived to be "imminent terror threats." >>> and first lady michelle obama is part of a group of washington dignitary who have returned home to chicago to say good-bye to hadiyah pendleton, the 15-year-old band majorette and athlete shot and killed in chicago just days after performing for the obama inauguration. cnn's thooena jones is on the south side of check at the funeral. athena, you've had a chance to talk with some family and friends. what are they saying? >> well, you know, we've been viewing the ceremony from our truck out here. we have a live feed in. this has been a very emotional day certainly for hadiyah pendleton's friends and family and particularlial last half hour or so. we've seen more than a dozen young people, many of them young women who described themselves as best friends of hadial pendleton and a few young men talk about what she was like, a common theme is she smiled a lot. that she was a mentor and filled
Feb 4, 2013 10:30pm PST
personality issues with julian assange. it is a fascinating, dark, twisted story, whatever is true. " people got obsessed with it. >> that is what happens. >> we have a cover story on the kim kardashian wedding now. [laughter] >> you have to pay the bills. the serious side of kim kardashian. >> i do think it is a problem. we are undertaking a project next year, the kind of project inspired by the works project to have the team across the country of writers, artists, documentarians, photographers to document poverty in this country. it is the 40th anniversary of the book "the other america." we have this human-resources, people who want to do the project. they can do it in a way to tell the human stories. human stories are key. we can use the human stories to tell the story about the structural problems of poverty in the country so it has more than just a human interest quality. it could lead to change. it could lead to hearings. politically, it has resonance. millions of people are now squeezed in the middle class. they are feeling a check or two away from near poverty. there is mo
Feb 18, 2013 5:00am EST
. >>> julian assange says he has the perfect defense against criminal prosecution in the u.s. running for public office. he's running for a senate seat in australia and said the u.s. would drop its investigation rather than risk a diplomatic incident. he plans to start a wikileaks party which will run on a platform of transparency in government. >>> in news 4 for your health, say -- there was no increased risk of breast and gynecological cancers from in vitro fertilization. it includes drugs that stimulate ovulation. they've linked treatment to a higher risk of cancer. other studies have not found a connection. >>> your kids are watching us right now, you might want to limit how much tv they watch later today. a new study suggests that children who watch too much television may turn into more aggressive adults. researchers tracked a thousand kids born in the early '70s in new zealand. those kids who watched the most tv were more likely to be convicted of a crime and be more anti-social as adults. the results are not necessarily the result of too much tv. >>> the united nation
Feb 18, 2013 6:00pm EST
after he granted political asylum to wikileaks founder julian assange. the venezuelan president hugo chÁvez has returned to venezuela after a two-month stay in cuba to receive cancer treatment. he was forced to delay his inauguration last month in order to continue his recovery. in a twitter message, chÁvez said he will continue his treatment back at home. thousands of people marched in the maldives friday in support of the ousted former president. he took refuge in the indian embassy last week to evade arrest on a warrant. he is facing charges of illegally ordering the arrest of a judge appointed by a man who ruled the maldives for 30 years before nasheed became the first democratically elected president in 2008. nasheed was ousted last year in what he has described as a coup at gunpoint did he is well known internationally for his activism around the issue of global warming, which he says threatens the survival of the small island country. you can go to to see our full interview with president nasheed when he came to the united states. officials in washington sta
Feb 18, 2013 6:00am PST
execution in the u.s. he is living in london, julian assange says if he becomes a senator, the u.s. and britain would leave him alone because of diplomacy. they have been investigating wikileaks because of thousands of classified documents which got out. >>> and the california theater, she will be talking about being held captive in north korea. they were released after being held 149 days in jail. they were arrested while reporting on human trafficking. they were pardoned after former president clinton traveled there to secure their release. >>> it comes after an australian magazine decided to public photos of the dutches in a bikini. they published the unauthorized photos which were taken on a family vacation in the caribbean. >> we are paying people big money. >> she still actually looks pretty good, we don't know what is wrong with it. >> the magazine paid 1 55,000 dollars to public those photos. let's check back with sal. it has been quiet. >> it has and we are expecting it, i think a lot of people do have the day off and it will get busier, we have people out there and police offi
Feb 18, 2013 3:00am PST
australia is a way to prevent criminal charges from being filed against him in the u.s. julian assange spoke from london where he was granted asylum in june. his supporters in australia have put his name in the run for the senate. >>> pope benedict is behind closed doors for traditional lenten prayer. and some reflection. thousands gathered yesterday to say goodbye to the pope. benedict will host his last blessing next sunday followed by a final general audience on february 27th, the day before he officially steps down. >>> an amazing fact about friday's meteor strike in russia. shockwaves were felt by nuclear sensors halfway around the world. friday's mid-air explosion over central russia had the force of 30 hiroshima nuclear bombs. russian officials say that more than half of the glass that was broken has been replaced. several so-called meteor pieces are already on sale on ebay, but as the saying goes, buyer beware. >> 1 million square feet of glass shattered when that hit. think about that, a million square feet. >> that is incredible. i need to go to my backyard and get some rocks. >> s
Feb 9, 2013 8:00am EST
later this morning. >>> wikileaks founder julian assange has weighed in on the drone debate, slamming the u.s. government saying it has the right to kill u.s. citizens who are perceived to be, quote, imminent terror threats. >>> food inspectors and retailers try to deal with this bizarre discovery of horse meat. i said horse meat in beef products across europe. billions of pounds of processed beef products have been pulled off shelves from the uk to france. uk environment secretary says evidence suggests, quote, criminal activity or gross negligence. >>> besides the blizzard we're also following another story for you. massive manhunt is under way for a former company accused of killing three people. police want to stop him before he strikes again. no they don't. hey son. have fun tonight. ♪ ♪ back against the wall ♪ ain't nothin to me ♪ ain't nothin to me [ crowd murmurs ] hey! ♪ [ howls ] ♪ has oats that can help lower cholesterol? and it tastes good? sure does! wow. it's the honey, it makes it taste so... well, would you look at the time... what's the rush? be happy. be
Feb 9, 2013 5:00am PST
received shorter sentences. >>> wikileaks founder julian assange has waded into the drone debate, slamming the u.s. government saying it has the right to kill, that is, u.s. citizens perceived to be, quote, imminent terror threats, unquote. >>> for the huntative suspected cop killer, is that suspect hiding out in a popular ski resort area in california? go live to los angeles next. website builder with five pages and basic email just $49.99! that's up to 76 percent below online providers and only at officemax stores! get ready for a lot more of that new-plane smell. we're building the youngest, most modern fleet among the largest us airlines to ensure that you are more comfortable and connected than ever. we are becoming a new american. all right that's a fifth-floor probleok.. not in my house! ha ha ha! ha ha ha! no no no! not today! ha ha ha! ha ha ha! jimmy how happy are folks who save hundreds of dollars switching to geico? happier than dikembe mutumbo blocking a shot. get happy. get geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more. whoa! you really feel all 335
Feb 1, 2013 6:00pm EST
. wikileaks founder julian assange has repeatedly voiced fears he could face u.s. prosecution after the site published troves of classified material revealing us abuses. he remains in the ecuador embassy in london in a bid to avoid extradition to sweden and ultimately, he says, to the united states. and an opponent of the keystone xl pipeline has been arrested after interrupting a pipeline industry conference by chaining himself to the sound equipment. ramsey sprague disrupted a speech by tom hamilton, the manager of quality and compliance for transcanada's controversial pipeline, during a conference in texas. he railed against the pipeline for several minutes as a security official tried to stop him. >> keystone xl will be a massive failure. proof positive the wells are [indiscernible] photographic and video evidence the wells are inadequate. >> with great respect, sir -- we understand you're here to make your point. how do we get you off of here? >> i don't have a key. >> that is a crying shame. will you be quiet will he finishes his speech and we will dissembled cutters? >> ramse
Feb 18, 2013 11:00am EST
. >>> wikileaks founder julian assange is considering a run for senate in australia. he says being elected would force the united states government to drop espionage charges against him. he remains hold up at the assembly where he was holed up last june. >>> and now to russia where the hunt is onto find valuable pieces of a meteor that exploded overhead. scientists have found dozens of rocks around a frozen lake they say are parts o it have meteor. the big prize is the largest chunk that is supposedly at the bottom of the lake. the officials say they may have to wait until spring, until the thaw happens, until they can find that. transit fares! as in the 37 billion transit fares we help collect each year. no? oh, right. you're thinking of the 1.6 million daily customer care interactions xerox handles. or the 900 million health insurance claims we process. so, it's no surprise to you that companies depend on today's xerox for services that simplify how work gets done. which is...pretty much what we've always stood for. with xerox, you're ready for real business. which is...pretty mu
Feb 11, 2013 6:00pm EST
-- [laughter] [applause] and i put up some of the bill money for julian assange. [applause] >> we will get to wikileaks and was a blind and imminent. before we do that, i want to ask my question from the last panel again about this drones memo. what is the end game with the lawsuit here a restaurant if you win a lawsuit in the administration retains the power to assassinate american citizens how is that victory? >> the memo is fascinating to read. it looks like it is written -- >> they will not release the memos that critics the free white papers. it is so amateurish. it looks like it is written by a first-year law student. what every think of john yoo -- and i hope he brings in hell. [applause] he had a much more sophisticated legal argument to torture human beings. look, the drone wars -- it is not an example -- and i think this is true with the nba and the fisa amendment act, all the way back -- what they're trying to do is legally justify what they're already doing. they have argued that under the 2001 authorization they have a right to assassinate american citizens. i have read th
Feb 18, 2013 6:00am EST
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Feb 13, 2013 6:00am PST
universal studios. >>> julian assange is famous for leaking official state secrets and now it looks like the wikileaks founder wants to become an official member of the state. assange has filed paperwork to run for senate in his native australia. he's even formed his own political organization, it's called the wikileaks party. >>> more proof of the first lady's fashion crush. michelle obama wore designer jason wu for the president's state of the union address, who also designed the white evening dress mrs. obama wore on her first night as first lady four years ago and he created the red gown she wore to inauguration a few weeks ago. >>> we'll be right back. director's voice: here we go. from the top. and action for over 75 years people have saved money with gecko so.... director's voice: cut it! ...what...what did i say? gecko? i said gecko? aw... for over 75 year...(laughs. but still trying to keep it contained) director's voice: keep it together. i'm good. i'm good. for over 75...(uncontrollable laughter). what are you doing there? stop making me laugh. vo: geico. saving people mo
Feb 18, 2013 7:00am PST
. >>> julian assange says he's planning to run for senate street in australia as a way to avoid prosecution in the u.s. and been. these living in lon do you done. that's where he -- london. that's where he was granted asylum. he says if he became a senator, the united states and britain would leave him alone because of diplomacy. he is accused of leaking hundreds and thousands of documents of classified documents -- thousands of classified documents. >>> the post office is going to stop delivering mail on saturday but that's not stopping plans for a $2.2 million conference in the bay area. >> reporter: and a driver on the run from san jose police overnight. crashes -- overnight crashes into a ravine and then dies. why police were chasing them in the first plate. >>> south african track star oscar pistorius is set to return to court tomorrow days after being charged with murder. here's mere. >> reporter: we're hearing new information, new bits of puzzle emerging as to what happened that morning. what we're hearing from an official close to the investigation is that it's -- is tha
Feb 9, 2013 11:00am EST
' founder, julian assange, has waded into the drone debate. he's slamming the u.s. government for saying it has the right to stage drone strikes against u.s. citizens who are perceived to be "imminent terror threats." >>> and now to a threat of another kind. after dealing with some bad weather, police are ready to resume an aerial search for an acua acused killer, christopher donorer is accused of killing -- christopher dorner is accused of killing people out of avenge for losing his job. dorner in effect is declaring war on the police department, isn't he? >> reporter: he is. it's a chilling manifesto. some call it a ramble or rant. i poured through it, it seems coherent and very emotional. at times deranged when he says he's going to wage asymmetrical warfare against members of the police department and their families. the search in big bear has resumed. it's been just over an hour. a couple of new developments to share. this morning we hear that yesterday there was 125 officers from around southern california assisting in that investigation. it's been slightly scaled back this
Feb 22, 2013 2:00am PST
the same time the prosecution says it's possible. look at julian assange. he is a well-known person. it's that kind of debate that's going on. slightly potential arguments coming from both sides. this is not about whether or not oscar pistorius is going to escape the country or whether he's a danger to society. this is about the state really, essentially, doing a shrewd legal trick by pushing for this premeditative murder charge they forced the defense to show their cards. they put an affidavit out. his version is now on table, giving the state's prosecution months and months and months before a trial to prepare their case around his description of events that is already put on the table. >> one other thing i want to talk about were the bombshell developments yesterday, former legal investigator being charged now with seven counts of attempted murder. i've been following all the tweets that have been coming out that have courtroom, a play by play, talking about how this investigation was handled that may have been botched in certain circumstances. the investigation, has it been comp
Feb 20, 2013 6:00am PST
big bitch doesn't mean you don't get to talk. >> it bothers me that julian assange has to hide while the bankers keep -- >> the department of justice has done absolutely nothing about wall street. that is troubling. >> stephanie: we played those elizabeth warren cuts. >> she can say all of that but it is the department of justice -- >> stephanie: she has more power now that she's in the senate. >> it is the department of justice. he's headed up ultimately by president obama because it is part of the executive branch. >> stephanie: senator warren, we gave money to, sexy liberal in boston. that's a way of leaning on -- forcing people to the left or the administration. it is getting people -- remember, we did that article on what a great new liberal senate we have in terms of like a lot of the new people that have gotten in. so i'm saying i'm hopeful with senator warren. we have our alan grayson back in congress. [ applause ] >> i hope they have enough influence on the executive branch that the department of justice does something. >> stephanie: all right. i got off track there a moment
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